TITLE

Borderline Tuberculoid Leprosy: An Immune Reconstitution Phenomenon in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Person

AUTHOR(S)
Lawn, S.D.; Wood, C.; Lockwood, D.N.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;1/1/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 1, pe5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of lesions owing to borderline tuberculoid leprosy in human immunodeficiency virus type-1 infected-patients, kept on active antiretroviral treatment. Association between lesions and changes in lymphocyte count; Suggestion of the role of immune reconstitution.
ACCESSION #
8874996

 

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